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Software Engineer, Backend Beijing (Overseas International Center)

Life at Grab
At Grab, every Grabber is guided by The Grab Way, which spells out our mission, how we believe we can achieve it, and our operating principles - the 4Hs: Heart, Hunger, Honour and Humility. These principles guide and help us make decisions as we work to create economic empowerment for the people of Southeast Asia.

Get to know the Team
When you're an engineer at Grab, you are part of the heart and soul of the company. Our passion is anchored in the work that we do, and this is reflected in the impact we make on millions of lives on a daily basis. Our team is empowered by creating amazing services and tools that serve millions of passengers, driving partners, and fellow grabbers.

Get to know the Role
  • Design and write with the state of the art Go language to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of Grab's range of services

The Day-to-Day Activities:
  • Work with engineering team on designs/architectures geared towards scale, performance and high availability.
  • Design and write with the cutting edge GO language to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of Grab's range of services
  • Participate in code and design reviews to maintain our high development standards
  • Engage in service capacity and demand planning, software performance analysis, tuning and optimization
  • Collaborate with product and experience teams to define and prototype feature specifications
  • Process real-time transaction and telematics data at scale to build new Safety features
  • Work with Data Scientist team to implement models in real-time, testing and monitoring the system
  • Build technologies to test and validate insights via rapid experimentation and deployment

The Must Haves:
  • A degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology or related fields
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in algorithms and data structures
  • Familiarity with running large scale web services; understanding of systems internals and networking are a plus
  • Strong understanding of system performance and scaling
  • Possess excellent communication, sharp analytical abilities with proven design skills, able to think critically of the current system in terms of growth and stability
  • You can be a good coder in any language (C++, C, Java, Scala, Rust, Haskell, OCaml, Erlang, Python, Ruby, PHP, Node.JS, C# etc.), but willing to work on Golang

Our Commitment
We are committed to building diverse teams and creating an inclusive workplace that enables all Grabbers to perform at their best, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, religion, age, gender identity or sexual orientation and other attributes that make each Grabber unique.

About Grab
Grab is the leading superapp platform in Southeast Asia, providing everyday services that matter to consumers. Today, the Grab app has been downloaded onto millions of mobile devices, giving users access to over 9 million drivers, merchants, and agents. Grab offers a wide range of on-demand services in the region, including mobility, food, package and grocery delivery services, mobile payments, and financial services across 428 cities in eight countries.

Join us today to drive Southeast Asia forward, together.